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Community Engagement


What is Community Engagement?

Community engagement (CE) at McMaster University is defined as:

  • valuing the expert knowledge and passion that members of the community (both local and global) have about their communities and issues affecting them
  • fostering ongoing collaboration between University and community partners on how to better understand and consider the issues identified as priorities by local and global communities
  • performing research, teaching and service with community members and partners for the public good within the local or global community.